Google is celebrating its 25th birthday
On September 27, 1998, Google was founded by two PhD students at Stanford University, Larry Page and Sergey Brin.
On September 27, 1998, Google was founded by two PhD students at Stanford University, Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Their mission was to "organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful."
Google quickly became the world's most popular search engine, and over the years, the company has expanded its product offerings to include a wide range of other products and services, such as Gmail, Google Maps, Google Docs, and Android.
Today, Google is one of the most valuable companies in the world, and its products and services are used by billions of people around the globe.
In celebration of its 25th birthday, Google has released a new doodle on its homepage, as well as a blog post reflecting on the company's journey and its mission.
In the blog post, Google CEO Sundar Pichai writes, "Google is still a young company, but we've come a long way in 25 years. We've helped billions of people get access to information, connect with each other, and grow their businesses. But we're just getting started."
Pichai also highlights some of the company's recent initiatives, such as its work on artificial intelligence and machine learning, its commitment to sustainability, and its efforts to make the internet more accessible and inclusive.
Google's 25th birthday is a milestone for the company, and it is also a celebration of the power of technology to change the world.
Here are some of the ways that Google has impacted our lives in the past 25 years:
Made information more accessible: Google Search has made it easier than ever for people to find the information they need, when they need it.
Connected people around the world: Google products and services, such as Gmail, Google Maps, and Google Meet, have made it easier for people to stay connected with friends and family members who live far away.
Helped businesses grow: Google products and services, such as Google AdWords and Google Analytics, have helped businesses of all sizes reach new customers and grow their businesses.
Improved our lives in many other ways: Google products and services have also made our lives easier and more enjoyable in many other ways. For example, Google Maps helps us navigate our way around, Google Translate helps us communicate with people who speak different languages, and Google Photos helps us store and organize our memories.
As Google celebrates its 25th birthday, we can look forward to many more years of innovation and positive impact on the world.